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    Report: SUV Sales Increasing Global Oil Use

    If SUVs were a country, they would be the world’s fifth largest emitter of carbon dioxide, reports the International Energy Agency (IEA). The IEA is an international organization of 31 member countries representing about three-quarters of all energy use. The group reports annually on global energy use and emissions. This…

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    2025 Acura MDX Sees Price Hike

    Acura gave its MDX midsize SUV an update for the 2025 model year, including a subtle visual facelift and a welcome tech refresh. Changes for most trim levels were modest, but the high-performance, high-luxe Type S received a new 31-speaker audio system that may make audiophiles take note of the…

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    Recall Alert: BMW X5 – Kelley Blue Book

    BMW has recalled 703 X5 xDrive40i SUVs from model years 2024 and 2025 because the tire information placard on their doorsills may list incorrect information. That sounds like a minor problem, but it could contribute to larger ones. The placard tells owners the advised air pressure for the tires, which…

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    One Pedal Driving: Everything You Need to Know

    For more than a century, we’ve driven cars using one pedal to go and another to stop. With the one-pedal driving feature available on many electric vehicles, you push down on the accelerator to speed up, and lift up to slow down at a rate that mimics typical braking force.…

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    2024 Kia Sorento vs. 2024 Toyota Venza Comparison

    The 2024 Kia Sorento and the 2024 Toyota Venza compete in the same class of midsize SUVs, but there are some big differences between them. The Sorento offers a more rugged, boxy exterior with room for seven passengers and can even be outfitted to handle some light to moderate off-roading.…

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    2024 Genesis G70 vs. 2024 Audi A4 Comparison

    Compact luxury sedans like the Genesis G70 and Audi A4 are engineered to deliver a blend of refinement and sportiness. These two deliver on both counts. They’re entertaining to drive and have quality cabins that befit vehicles at starting prices of around $40,000. After many miles of test drives, which…

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    2024 Genesis G70 vs. 2024 Audi A5 Comparison

    The Genesis G70 and Audi A5 are compact luxury cars that deliver exciting driving dynamics and lots of everyday practicality. They are four-wheel proof that not every vehicle shopper out there is enamored with the idea of parking an SUV in their garage or driveway. We’ve put countless miles on…

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    Recall Alert: 2024 Ford F-150

    Ford has issued a recall for 385 F-150 pickups from model year 2024 because they can lose steering control. Ford tells the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that workers used an incorrect fastener inside the trucks’ steering columns. The incorrect fastener can loosen over time, and could disengage. “If the fastener disengages, separation…

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    Volkswagen ID.7: Another EV Delayed

    Volkswagen announced this week that it will delay the launch of its planned 2025 ID.7 electric vehicle (EV). Factories in China and Germany are already producing the car for sale in those countries. But VW provided no timeline for when the ID.7 might come to the U.S. The ID.7 is…